What is cryptocurrency?
A cryptocurrency is a virtual or digital currency that is difficult to counterfeit because it uses cryptography
for security. A defining feature of a cryptocurrency is its organic nature; it is not issued by any central
authority, rendering it theoretically immune to government interference or manipulation.
How to buy Bitcoin in the US
There is a multitude of marketplaces that enable US citizens to buy cryptocurrencies. Generally, there are three
types of marketplaces: true marketplaces like LocalBitcoins where individuals exchange their cryptocurrencies,
exchanges which operate similarly as stock exchanges and brokers that operate as intermediaries between
exchanges and buyers. On Cryptoradar you can find and compare many different exchanges and brokers based on
their prices, fees, features and user reviews.
Which cryptocurrencies can be bought in the US?
Cryptocurrency marketplaces on Cryptoradar enable you to buy at least one of the following coins: Bitcoin,
Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Dash, Monero. Please visit the detail pages on exchanges and brokers
to learn more about their offering.